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United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

United AirlinesUnited Airlines flight UA-76 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on October 24th.

The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Belfast International Airport, United Kingdom, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted due to an unsafe nose gear indication.

The plane landed safely. There were 121 passengers and 9 crew members aboard at the time; all of them remained safe.

VivaColombia Plane Returns to Florida after Engine Fire Indication

Viva ColombiaVivaColombia flight 5Z-355 had to return and make a safe emergency landing at Miami International Airport, Miami, Florida, on July 13th.

The Airbus A320-200 flying to Bogota, Colombia was mid-air when the crew reported fire indication on its right hand engine.

The plane landed successfully.

All 121 passengers and 5 crew members onboard remained unharmed.

Two Kathmandu-Bound Flights Grounded due to Bomb Threat

Jet AirwaysTwo Kathmandu-bound flights were grounded just before takeoff from Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi, India, on January 27.

airindia2Authorities said the flights were grounded after the Jet Airways security office received a call saying there was a “bomb threat” to Jet Airways flight 9W 260 and Air India flight AI-215.

There were 122 passengers and 7 crew members aboard Jet Airways flight while the Air India plane was carrying 121 passengers at the time.

WestJet Plane makes Safe Landing in Vancouver after Problem with Flaps

WestJetWestJet flight WS-211 made a safe landing at Vancouver International Airport, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on December 3.

The Boeing 737-800 was en-route from Calgary, Alberta, when the crew noticed some problems with its flaps.

The plane landed safely.

All 121 passengers onboard remained unhurt.

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